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Black Eyed Susan

Rudbeckia fulgida 'Goldstrum'


Height - 2 feet

Width - 2 feet


Full sun

Plant Type

Adapted perennial

Other common names

Orange Coneflower, Deer's Eye Daisy


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Save Water   Low to medium water required
More Color   Large, bright yellow flowers with striking dark centers
Attract Wildlife   Bees and butterflies enjoy the flowers
Reduce Maintenance   Cut dead foliage to ground after hard freeze
Texas Tough    Easy to grow; tolerates our hot and dry summers

Interesting Facts

Removing dead flowers ("deadheading") helps prolong blooming.  Plant can be cut back in late summer to encourage blooming in fall, but flowers will be smaller.  Excellent cut flower for arrangements.

Black Eyed Susans in Frisco

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